Vietnam · the Real War

Vietnam · the Real War
Authors
Press, The Associated & Hamill, Pete
Publisher
Harry N. Abrams Books
Tags
history , war
Date
2013-10-01T00:00:00+00:00
Size
170.00 MB
Lang
en
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To cover the Vietnam War, the Associated Press gathered an extraordinary group of superb photojournalists in its Saigon bureau, creating one of the great photographic legacies of the 20th century. Collected here are images that tell the story of the war that left a deep and lasting impression on American life. These are pictures that both recorded and made history, taken by unbelievably courageous photojournalists. In a moving essay, writer Pete Hamill, who reported from Vietnam in 1965, celebrates their achievement.

As we begin to look back from the vantage point of half a century, this is the book that will serve as a photographic record of the drama and tragedy of the Vietnam War.